Initiatives

Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority
The Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority (VNECA) has been established for the purposes of making the Commonwealth a national and global leader in nuclear energy and serving as an interdisciplinary study, research, and information resource for the Commonwealth on nuclear energy issues.

2014 New Virginia Economy Strategic Plan
Through Executive Order 26, Governor McAuliffe established the New Virginia Economy Strategic Plan and Steering Committee.

2014 Virginia Energy Plan
Chapter 2 Title 67 of the Code of Virginia instructs the Commonwealth of Virginia to update the Virginia Energy Plan to be submitted by October 1, 2014.  The Virginia Energy Plan is a document that lays out a long-term strategy for the development and growth of the Virginia energy industry. 

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Update to the 2014 Energy Plan
October 2016

 

Workforce Development: Credentials to Compete

Governor’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship
Governor Terry McAuliffe signed Executive Order 47 on August 24, establishing the Governor’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship. The Council will be responsible for coordinating and implementing youth entrepreneurship initiatives and fostering the growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem for young people in Virginia. 

Green Job Tax Credit
"Green job" means employment in industries relating to the field of renewable, alternative energies, including the manufacture and operation of products used to generate electricity and other forms of energy from alternative sources that include hydrogen and fuel cell technology, landfill gas, geothermal heating systems, solar heating systems, hydropower systems, wind systems, and biomass and biofuel systems.

2010 Virginia Energy Plan
http://dls.virginia.gov/commission/Materials/Energy%20DMME%20Presentation.pdf

Virginia Housing Policy
http://www.virginiahousingpolicy.com/